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  1. 1,000 call on stores to donate waste food

    Posted Jun 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the same bad habits as spoiled rich children.' Seifert said it was a lack of co-ordination between food banks and supermarkets that led to this waste and a better system was needed to connect ...

  2. letters

    Posted Feb 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... I think too much leniency also harms children. They may become spoiled if their parents are too lenient. They will rely on their parents and not be able to take care of themselves. Instead ... it is important for parents to strike a good balance between strictness and leniency. Strictness can teach children discipline and good manners, which are important. Also, strictness can help children ...

  3. Don't take more than you can eat

    Posted Jan 24th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... much food at restaurants or putting too much food on their plates at buffets. It's shocking how much food is thrown away every day. There are so many children who have no food to eat in developing countries. I think living in Hong Kong has sort of spoiled us. We're used to living the good life. We should stop and think about those who are starving in other parts of the world. ...

  4. Letters

    Posted Jan 01st 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... children being spoiled. Parents spend all their money on their child and everything is done for them. They grow up not knowing how to look after themselves. This makes them difficult and they lack ... child. If children have siblings, they can learn how to communicate and share with others in a peaceful manner. These qualities are important as they mature and become more considerate adults. Wu ...

  5. letters

    Posted Sep 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... We need to get ready for challenges Today's children are growing up in a technological world and most of them can get what they want easily. In the 1970s and 80s, however, children ... spoiled many of us. And that can weaken our ability to face difficulties. Society has now become very competitive. We compete with both locals and foreigners in this globalised world. During ...

  6. Global hot air

    Posted May 31st 2008, 12:00am by Kevin Rafferty

    ... defiant diplomatic dance with the grace of a spoiled child screaming that it won't join the party unless the new children, notably China and India, promise in advance not to drink too much. ...

  7. Hong Kong's new geopark could create more problems than it solves

    Posted Nov 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... has to be given to visitors' safety. You cannot spoil the natural scenery with lots of railings, which would damage the rocks. But then people will run the risk of falling and injuring ... and shopping malls, but the fact remains that it is a shoppers' paradise. I also doubt that the geopark will attract that many families. It will be difficult for parents to stop their children ...

  8. Green fingers

    Posted Dec 13th 2006, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... supportive of my work in spreading green messages to students. I also take children out on eco-tours to country parks where I teach them how to identify different plant species, plant trees and understand habitats. Teaching children environmental issues, such as erosion and deforestation, is also a part of my job. Four years ago, I set up my own company, EagleOwl On Lantau. In collaboration ...

  9. Owner bids to legalise dumping after the fact

    Posted Mar 04th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... where mosquitoes breed. It has become a danger to visitors and children playing there, as they might not notice the pool, already colonised by weeds.' It says that if the application ... for which the period for public comment ended last Tuesday, on March 19. Dr William Butcher, who lives in the village, said the landfilling had spoiled an area of outstanding visual appeal, unique ...

  10. Villagers powerless in face of dumping

    Posted Jan 25th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... children for a walk in the Tai Lam Country Park, and when we looked down towards the village, we saw a whole valley of white ginger flowers. We could stop and watch the scene for hours,' she ... their loads. 'It is bad that people would spoil the environment [like this]. The waste should be dumped in the tips designated for the purpose.' The disappearance of the ginger lily field has ...




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